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New England Samsel
Study stack for Chapter 5 Test on New England Colonies
|What was the main reason the Puritans decided to start the Massachusetts Bay Colony?
|to live according to their religious beliefs.
|Is the statement, "Anne Hutchinson was an evil person and was probably a witch." a fact or an opinion?
|Anne Hutchinson was expelled from Massachusetts for speaking against Puritan beliefs. What does the term, "expel" mean in this sentence?
|to force someone to leave a place.
|Although the name King Philip was given to him by the English settlers, this leader was a Native American.
|This man led the Puritans from England to Massachusetts Bay in 1630.
|Which of the four colonies we studied was known most for fertile land and success in agriculture?
|Important government meetings were held in the town meetinghouse, which was also where the colonists held ________.
|The triangular trade involved these three places.
|England, English colonies, and Africa.
|Even though only rich white men could vote, New England colonies still had representative governments because they could ___________________________.
|Elect their own leaders and representatives.
|What was the largest industry in the New England colonies?
|lumber and shipbuilding.
|Since John Winthrop believed the eyes of all people would be upon them, he insisted the Puritan settlement in Massachusetts Bay be called the ________________.
|City upon a hill.
|This leader founded the settlement of Hartford which later became part of the Connecticut colony.
|This leader led followers to an island near Providence after being expelled from Massachusetts for dissent.
|This early leader of the New England colonies brought the second wave of Puritans to Massachusetts in search of religious freedom.
|This nickname for Rhode Island explains why it was so different from the Massachusetts colony regarding religious freedom.
|Colonial girls in New England were responsible for ___________________________.
|Preparing food, making clothing, soap, candles, and brushes.
|Colonial boys in New England were responsible for_________________________.
|Working in the fields, hunting, taking care of animals, and making tools.
|The name for the dangerous and often deadly route enslaved Africans took from their homes in Africa to the West Indies/colonies over the Atlantic Ocean.
|Puritan education was centered around this book.